Caramel Good Stuff


8 cups puffed wheat cereal
1/2 cup walnut pieces
1/2 cup sliced almonds
1/2 cup dry roasted peanuts
1/2 cup butter
1 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/4 cup light corn syrup
1/4 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. vanilla 

Combine first four ingredients in large bowl. Melt butter in medium saucepan. Stir in brown sugar,
corn syrup, and salt. Bring mixture to a boil stirring constantly. Boil over medium heat 5 minutes 
without stirring. Remove from heat stir in soda and vanilla.

Gradually pour hot syrup over cereal mixture stirring well.
Spoon mixture into a 15x10x1 jelly roll pan.
Bake at 300 for 15 minutes; stir well and bake an additional 15 minutes.

Cool completely in pan. Break into pieces and store in airtight container. Makes about 10 cups.